Vacationing through a tropical storm on the North Carolina coast

Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 7:54 amThe morning after Tropical Storm IsaiasAtlantic Beach, NCWeather: sunny, windy During the day yesterday, I was happy we came on vacation, despite Tropical Storm Isaias. This morning, I’m glad we came. But last night, as the storm passed through in the dark of night, I was scared. When the wind … Continue reading Vacationing through a tropical storm on the North Carolina coast

I made it til midnight

My girlfriends and I are in our little cabin in the Appalachian mountains of Georgia. I drove down from Virginia yesterday and listened to about seven podcast episodes — two Fresh Airs, a Radiolab, two TED Radio Hours, a Throughline about the Violence Against Women Act, and a New Yorker Fiction episode where Andrea Lee … Continue reading I made it til midnight